Valentine’s Day – the day we can be unapologetically mushy, loved-up and embracing our inner Romeo (or Juliet). At The Star, you can do just that, with our romantic weekend away.
The last two years have seen us cancel plans, pop new ones on hold, and grow our already lengthy bucket lists. But love holds no bounds – especially at The Star. Here’s a jam-packed, love-filled guide that’s sure to make knees weak, hearts flutter and tummies full this Valentine’s Day.
Dipping your toe into the pool of love
Get those positive endorphins flowing by starting the day with a rejuvenating dip in the newly refurbished Darling Pool. The perfect oasis in the sky, it’s the ideal spot to take a relaxing dip, enjoy Sydney’s summer rays, or even indulge in a cheeky pre-lunch spritz.
All you can eat and love at Harvest Buffet
Start your weekend of romance with a feast for the senses. With fresh fruit, buttery baked goods, plus eggs, pancakes, and waffles made to order, Harvest Buffet will have you giddy and gorged. It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without an abundance of chocolate, so indulge in the decadent dessert bar with its three chocolate fountains – because just like kisses or a weekend snuggle, one is never enough.
Love Bites at Cucina Porto
What love is to us, contemporary class is to Cucina Porto. With a Valentine’s Day menu featuring confit rock lobster and melt-in-your-mouth tagliata di tonno, Cucino Porto pays homage to Italian heritage whilst infusing it with old-world hospitality and charm. Cucina Porto’s tantalising menu and homey interiors, take love and you to new heights.
Afternoon Pamper at The Darling Spa
If your love language is quality time, Sydney’s most renowned luxury hotel spa is a must. Experience the epitome of romance and relaxation with a full range of treatments including skincare, facials, massage, body treatments and more – with couples’ treatments available for a sensual, shared experience. Embrace that new love glow, inside and out.
The Way to Someone’s Heart is Through Their Stomach
BLACK Bar & Grill is a spectacle in romance with extraordinary views, premium service and a luxe interior. Be treated to a Valentine’s Day menu with expertly prepared fillet wagyu, ready-to-share succulent seafood aphrodisiacs and their renowned chocolate delice for dessert. A weighty wine list with bottles old and rare also awaits.
Follow this up by delighting your taste buds and ears with an after-dinner drink at Cherry Bar. The seamless blend of disco, house and Balearic beats are the ultimate soundtrack for the cool concoctions crafted behind the bar. Mixing magic of their own, the bartender’s creations paired with the glistening skyline is sure to keep love and the vibe alive.
Sleep Well, Darling
A perfect day of sheer romance deserves a fairytale ending, and The Darling has everything your heart desires. Featuring bespoke furniture, hand-picked pillow menus, and more, The Darling is a perfect way to fall in luxury, and in love, this Valentine’s Day.
So, whether you’re celebrating new romance, self-love, or a relationship that has stood the test of time, The Star has makeable memories you can sink your hearts into.